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Home First Finance plans to raise Rs 1,500 crore, files IPO papers with SEBI

Home First Finance Company (HFFC) on November 29 filed a draft red herring prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for its proposed initial public offering (IPO). The housing finance company is expected to raise Rs 1,500 crore through the public issue. The IPO comprises a fresh issue of Rs 400 crore and Rs 1,100-crore offer for ... Read More »

L&T Finance to launch Rs 1,500 crore NCD issue

Mumbai: L&T Finance said on Thursday it will launch a non-convertible debenture (NCD) issue to raise up to Rs 1,500 crore, yielding up to 9.35 per cent per annum. This tranche opens for subscription on March 6 and closes on March 20. The issue size is Rs 500 crore, with a greenshoe option of Rs 1,000 crore. These secured NCDs are rated ... Read More »

500 Startups Changes Leadership As Sexual Harassment Shakes Silicon Valley

Startup incubator 500 Startups is seeing a change in leadership after inappropriate sexual harassment episodes that led to the ousting of co-founder Dave McClure. Even in this day and age, even in the most evolved of societies, women still have to deal with discrimination, sexual harassment and other such inappropriate behavior every now and then. Sexual harassment issues blew up the technology startup ... Read More »

500 new seats added by Delhi University for non-collegiate courses

500 new seats added by Delhi University for non-collegiate courses A new teaching centre has been set up by the Non-Collegiate Women’s Education Board (NCWEB) of DU, increasing the seats by 500. NCWEB offers BA and BCom courses, MSc (Mathematics) and MA in 13 subjects. DU Admissions 2017 A new teaching centre has been set up by the Non-Collegiate Women’s ... Read More »

Unlocked Motorola Moto Z again drops to under $500 in US

If you recall, late last month, the Motorola Moto Z (unlocked, 64GB variant) was going for $499.99 in the United States. For those who missed that deal, here’s some good news: the device is down to the same price, again. That, in case you aren’t aware, is a discount of $200 given that Motorola is officially selling the handset for ... Read More »

Moto E3 Power becomes available in Hong Kong with 3,500 mAh battery

If you’re underwhelmed by the Moto E3, then perhaps you’ll like the Moto E3 Power. This new device that we saw getting Wi-Fi certified back in June is now available to buy in Hong Kong, even though it hasn’t been officially announced yet. The E3 Power is identical to the vanilla E3 in some respects, but pretty different in others. ... Read More »

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There is no proposal from government to introduce a uniform syllabus in CBSE and state boards as common curriculum  does not consider the local contexts such as culture and language, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday. Multiplicity of curricula and educational resources are desirable across the nation Responding to a question whether the government proposed to introduce a common curriculum, ... Read More »

A new $500,000 iOS bug bounty beats Apple’s offer

A security firm is offering up to $500,000 for information on zero-day vulnerabilities in iOS, surpassing Apple’s bug bounty just days after it was announced. On Tuesday, Texas-based Exodus Intelligence said it will give between $5,000 and $500,000 for zero-day vulnerabilities relating to iOS version 9.3 and higher. These zero-days are software flaws that have gone undetected by Apple, making ... Read More »

Lenovo Vibe C2 Power ups the battery capacity to 3,500 mAh

Today in Russia Lenovo unveiled the Vibe C2 Power, an enhanced version of the Vibe C2. It’s a bit odd that the Chinese company is already launching a slightly better iteration of a model that only got official last month. Anyway, the new Vibe C2 Power comes with a spacious 3,500 mAh battery, an improvement of 750 mAh compared to ... Read More »

Seagate will cut 6,500 staff despite uptick in hard disk demand

hard disk drive from Seagate Credit: Seagate 1COMMENT John Ribeiro IDG News Service Jul 11, 2016 7:40 PM Seagate Technology will cut about 6,500 jobs worldwide, or 14 percent of its workforce, with most of the cuts in manufacturing jobs, it said Monday. The data storage maker had said in June that it was aiming to cut 1,600 employees, or ... Read More »